-107- Qualunquismo

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Noun. From Italian.

“A person who is interested neither in social affairs nor politics”

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This word is steeped in history in Italy. Post-war, qualunquismo was a movement dedicated to removing party politics from the Italian way of life, and then gradually turned into a person who is still a believer of this (non-)political ideal. The word qualunquista can also be used in this context.

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